The Foundations of Buddhism

Written By Rupert Gethin
The Foundations of Buddhism
  • Publsiher : Oxford University Press
  • Release : 16 July 1998
  • ISBN : 0192892231
  • Pages : 333 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 3 reviews
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Download or read book entitled The Foundations of Buddhism by author: Rupert Gethin which was release on 16 July 1998 and published by Oxford University Press with total page 333 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. In this introduction to the foundations of Buddhism, Rupert Gethin concentrates on the ideas and practices which constitute the common heritage of the different traditions of Buddhism (Thervada, Tibetan and Eastern) which exist in the world today.

The Foundations of Buddhism

The Foundations of Buddhism
  • Author : Rupert Gethin
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 1998-07-16
  • Total pages : 333
  • ISBN : 0192892231
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Summary : In this introduction to the foundations of Buddhism, Rupert Gethin concentrates on the ideas and practices which constitute the common heritage of the different traditions of Buddhism (Thervada, Tibetan and Eastern) which exist in the world today....

The Foundation of Buddhist Practice

The Foundation of Buddhist Practice
  • Author : Thubten Chodron,Dalai Lama
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2018-05-15
  • Total pages : 400
  • ISBN : 0192892231
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Summary : The second volume in the Dalai Lama’s definitive and comprehensive series on the stages of the Buddhist path, The Library of Wisdom and Compassion. Volume 1, Approaching the Buddhist Path, contained introductory material that set the context for Buddhist practice. This second volume, The Foundation of Buddhist Practice, contains the ...

The Four Noble Truths

The Four Noble Truths
  • Author : Geshe Tashi Tsering
  • Publisher : ReadHowYouWant.com
  • Release Date : 2010-07-01
  • Total pages : 244
  • ISBN : 0192892231
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Summary : The first step toward a solid foundation in Buddhist thought! The Foundation of Buddhist Thought series is an excellent introduction to Tibetan Buddhism. These unique books, based on the curriculum of a popular course of the same name, were developed by Geshe Tashi Tsering, a Tibetan scholar renowned for his ...

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  • Author : Jasmine R. Seelawi
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2015-08-24
  • Total pages : 26
  • ISBN : 0192892231
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Summary : Buddhism: for Beginners! A Pragmatic Beginners Guide for Learning the Foundations of BuddhismBuddhism is a path of practice and spiritual development which leads a person into an insight into the true reality. Buddhism involves changing oneself for developing the qualities of wisdom, awareness and kindness. Buddhism is not a religion; ...

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Tantra
  • Author : Tashi Tsering,Lama Zopa Rinpoche
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2012-07-03
  • Total pages : 216
  • ISBN : 0192892231
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Summary : There are a great many books now available describing the complex rituals and esoteric significance of the ancient practices of Buddhist tantra. But none take the friendly, helpful approach of Geshe Tashi Tsering's Foundation of Buddhist Thought series. Understanding the many questions Westerners have upon first encountering tantra's colorful imagery ...

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Buddhist Psychology
  • Author : Tashi Tsering,Thubten Zopa
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2006-10-20
  • Total pages : 156
  • ISBN : 0192892231
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Summary : "Just as scientists observe and catalogue the material world, Buddhists for centuries have been observing and cataloging the components of the human psyche. Addressing both the nature of the human mind and how humans know what they know, Buddhist psychology offers a rich and subtle knowledge of the inner experience. ...

Relative Truth Ultimate Truth

Relative Truth  Ultimate Truth
  • Author : Tashi Tsering,Gordon McDougall
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2008-10-01
  • Total pages : 175
  • ISBN : 0192892231
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Summary : Here, the Foundations of Buddhist Thought series shifts to helping readers progress on the Buddhist path by explaining the two "truths," or ways of viewing reality. Geshe Tashi Tsering describes how our perception of reality is obscured or clarified depending on the truth in which we perceive and believe. His ...

The Four Noble Truths

The Four Noble Truths
  • Author : Francis Story
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1961
  • Total pages : 69
  • ISBN : 0192892231
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Summary : Read online The Four Noble Truths written by Francis Story, published by which was released on 1961. Download full The Four Noble Truths Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

The Four Ordinary Foundations of Buddhist Practice

The Four Ordinary Foundations of Buddhist Practice
  • Author : Khenchen Thrangu,Rinpoche Thrangu
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1994
  • Total pages : 99
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Summary : Four basic practices of Buddhist for turning the mind towards Dharma....

The Four Foundations of Mindfulness in Plain English

The Four Foundations of Mindfulness in Plain English
  • Author : Henepola Gunaratana
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2012-08-07
  • Total pages : 176
  • ISBN : 0192892231
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Summary : In simple and straightforward language, Bhante Gunaratana shares the Buddha's teachings on mindfulness and how we can use these principles to improve our daily lives, deepen our mindfulness, and move closer to our spiritual goals. Based on the classic Satipatthana Sutta, one of the most succinct yet rich explanations of ...

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The Big Book Of Buddhist Teachings
  • Author : Andrea Tenebruso
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2021-03-21
  • Total pages : 276
  • ISBN : 0192892231
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Summary : If you want a straightforward explanation of Buddhism and Buddhist principles without an author's opinion of the application of these principles or meandering "interpretations", then this book is for you. In this buddha teachings book, you will discover: - The Buddhist attitude of minds - The first noble trust: Dukkha ...

Foundations of Buddhism

Foundations of Buddhism
  • Author : Helena Roerich
  • Publisher : AGNI Yoga Society, Incorporated
  • Release Date : 2017-05-24
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 0192892231
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Summary : The Great Gotama gave to the world a complete Teaching of the perfect construction of life. Each attempt to make a god of the great revolutionist, leads to absurdity. Previous to Gotama there was, of course, a whole succession of those who bore the common welfare, but their teachings crumbled ...

The Foundations of Mindfulness

The Foundations of Mindfulness
  • Author : Eric Harrison
  • Publisher : The Experiment
  • Release Date : 2017-04-18
  • Total pages : 336
  • ISBN : 0192892231
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Summary : An Essential Addition to Mindfulness Literature Who among us does not want to discern right from wrong and useful from useless in any situation? Thirty years ago—long before the modern mindfulness movement—Eric Harrison began teaching meditation as a secular, science-based therapy. Paradoxically, he rooted his practice in the ...

Relative Truth Ultimate Truth

Relative Truth  Ultimate Truth
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 0192892231
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Summary : Here, the Foundations of Buddhist Thought series shifts to helping readers progress on the Buddhist path by explaining the two "truths," or ways of viewing reality. Geshe Tashi Tsering describes how our perception of reality is obscured or clarified depending on the truth in which we perceive and believe. His ...

The Foundations of Tibetan Buddhism

The Foundations of Tibetan Buddhism
  • Author : Karma-raṅ-byuṅ-kun-khyab-phrin-las (Khenpo Kalu.)
  • Publisher : Snow Lion Publications, Incorporated
  • Release Date : 2004
  • Total pages : 193
  • ISBN : 0192892231
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Summary : "Foundations of Tibetan Buddhism presents the fundamental practices of this tradition in a clear and easily accessible manner. Beginning with an overview of the Buddhist path, Kalu Rinpoche goes on to explain the preliminary practices of taking refuge, prostrations, Dorje Sempa purification meditation, mandala practice, guru yoga and the guru-disciple ...